September 16, 2016, 8:00 AM - March 17, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Hale Library, 5th floor gallery
Marlin Fitzwater spent a decade in the White House, the only press secretary appointed by two presidents. The K-State alumnus has donated personal papers to the Richard L.D. and Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections at K-State Libraries. Highlights from the collection on display in Hale Library's fifth floor gallery.
October 13, 2016, 8:30 AM - February 4, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Riley County Historical Museum
Centennial celebration exhibit showcases 100-plus artifacts and photographs significant to the history of the Riley County community. Notable objects include a section of original seating from Wareham Opera House, penny-farthing bicycle owned by Guy Varney, hand-carved sunflower clock made from local wood for the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago, 1893.Many objects on view have been rarely exhibited. Centennial exhibition accompanied by series of programs (watch for announcements and check calendar).
January 17, 2017, 10:00 AM - May 13, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Exhibition explores Curry as student and early professional through more than 30 drawings, paintings and magazine illustrations. Never-before-viewed objects from Burr Living Trust of Lewisberry, Penn., will be a centerpiece of the installation. Exhibition organized by Beach Curator Liz Seaton and members of spring 2016 seminar, comprised of students from K-State and UMKC.
February 7, 2017, 10:00 AM - June 17, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Photographic adventure and multifaceted representation of contemporary Kansas farm life. Mohr's photography challenges viewers to appreciate Kansas farmers with renewed vision.
February 12, 2017, 12:00 PM - March 26, 2017, 5:00 PM @ The Volland Store
Suzie Aron and photographer Kenny Johnson have curated this exhibit that allows viewers to share in the benefits of Donald Judd’s exquisite work and entrepreneurial spirit in a remote rural town in Texas. Photographs by Suzie Aron. Additional photographs by David Dowell, Kenny Johnson and Flint Hills community.
February 25, 2017, 12:00 PM - April 1, 2017, 5:30 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Masters of Fine Arts candidates from Kansas State University Art Department hold group exhibition in Kirmser Gallery at Manhattan Arts Center. Exhibit features variety of media including ceramics, painting, photography, sculpture, printmaking, and drawing. Sponsored by Strecker-Nelson Gallery and Rebecca and Marvin Gould.
March 4, 2017, 9:00 AM - February 28, 2018, 4:45 PM @ Eisenhower Presidential Library
Great War's influence on Dwight Eisenhower’s budding leadership abilities. World War I proved crucial to the making of this American icon and future president.
March 14, 2017 - July 1, 2017, All Day @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Friends of the Beach gift print artist Jason Scuilla was raised in Sarasota, Fla., and his drawings and prints have been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions throughout the U.S. Scuilla serves as associate professor of art at Kansas State University.
March 15, 2017, 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Masters of Fine Arts candidates from the Kansas State University Art Department will hold a group exhibition in the Kirmser Gallery. The exhibit features a variety of media including ceramics, painting, photography, sculpture, printmaking, and drawing. This exhibit is sponsored by Strecker-Nelson Gallery and by Rebecca & Marvin Gould.
January 21, 2017, 10:00 AM - May 14, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Explore the science of how maize has evolved over thousands of years to become one of the country's most significant crops, and discover why it continues to surprise us today through eye-popping graphics, hands-on interactives and much more.
Explore the world of healthy eating with Max & Munch! Exciting opportunities to experience hands-on benefits of healthy eating habits! To My Plate and Beyond was organized by Purdue Agriculture Exhibit Design Center and made possible through support of the American Dairy Association and Indiana's Dairy Farm Families. Sponsored by Via Christi Health.
March 15, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Straight Upp Creative Studio
Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, invite friends and enjoy step-by-step instruction with an experienced and enthusiastic artist.
March 15, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Tallgrass Taphouse (Firkin Room)
Monthly gathering for public discussion on engaging science topics.
March 15, 2017, 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
Bring your children to a self-guided "Story Walk". The starting point will have the first page of "Is Your Mama a Llama?" by Deborah Guarino. Follow the arrows to find the next pages, and read the story as you walk around the Children's Room! At the end of the book, we will have bookmarks and coloring sheets as prizes for a finished story. Recommended for kids, ages Pre-K to third grade.
March 15, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ KSU Student Union
Karin Westman, Department Head and Associate Professor, will present "Mind the Gap: Harry Potter and the Fantasy (of) Genre."
March 15, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
A discussion of the Shakespeare-themed novel "Nutshell". Ian McEwan's novel offers a dark comedy spin-off of "Hamlet", a suspenseful tale of Hamlet as a foetus overhearing the plans to murder his father. Familiarity with Shakespeare not expected. Co-sponsored by the Department of English and the Manhattan Public Library. Part of Shakespeare Now!
March 15, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Meadowlark Hills Community Room
Explore how local residents interact and benefit from globalization, immigration and cultural diversity. Course addresses issues related to cultural diversity and how people may be affected by the changing immigration landscape.
March 15, 2017, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Tointon Family Stadium
The Omaha Mavericks have been a familiar non-conference opponent for the K-State Wildcats and pose the opposition for Game No. 18 of the 2017 season.